BLYNN710's Blogs

Body Shaming and Acceptance
Wednesday, April 29, 2015      5 comments

**This post deals with body issues and in no way is designed to upset anyone. It is rather just to share my views on the whole body shaming movement. It seems as if the news and social media is constantly discussing bodies, and specifica... Read more
New Years Resolutions?!?
Wednesday, January 07, 2015      2 comments

Here we are a week into the new year and for so many a new start. Honestly if someone were to ask me how my New Years Resolutions are going I would have to say I never formally made any. Of course I want to lose the last 35-40 pounds to get to... Read more
Scale Numbers, Stress, and NSV
Tuesday, November 04, 2014      3 comments

I think that there are times that we all get so caught up in the number on the scale that we can sabotage ourselves when we aren’t seeing what we want. I know that I’ve been guilty of this more times than I can count. Add life stressors to the... Read more
Lost in the Balance Game
Friday, August 08, 2014      3 comments

Weight loss and health is a balance game. Sadly it’s a game that I have been struggling with. However, if you were to just look at me, you would likely have no clue just how much I have been struggling. We all have stories behind what w... Read more
Don't Let Comparison Steal Your Joy
Thursday, July 10, 2014      1 comments

Every day we spend time comparing things. Whether we are comparing items to purchase, documents, or even people and lives, we spend a great deal of our time compar... Read more
Observation of the Online Fitness World
Tuesday, July 01, 2014      4 comments

I admit that I haven’t been as active in posting as I would like to be. Unfortunately there are times that life just takes precedence. However, even though I’ve been quiet, I’ve been working and observing. I have come to some very real conclu... Read more
Still here and not giving up.
Monday, September 02, 2013      2 comments

It has been way too long since I last wrote anything that I considered posting on this site. There are many reasons for this but the biggest comes down to my lingering insecurity. I tend to be shy by nature and in addition to that I suffer fro... Read more
Feelings of Despair and Desolation
Saturday, November 05, 2011      7 comments

WARNING: THIS BLOG IS NOT ABOUT THE HAPPY SIDE OF THE JOURNEY. IF YOU DON’T LIKE READING ABOUT STRUGGLES PLEASE DON’T READ. I have given a lot of thought about whether or not to post this blog but I decided that I need to be honest and hop... Read more
Time for a Change
Sunday, June 05, 2011      3 comments

It’s been a while since I have written anything and I decided that it was time to put what has been going on out there. I finished up my 100 day challenge at the end of April. I don’t know how much I ended up losing over those 100 days because... Read more
Moving Forward
Monday, March 28, 2011      1 comments

I’ve known it was going to happen, but I tried to convince myself that I could stop it. I almost did. I wanted to get through this month without falling backwards and feeling hopeless but despite my best efforts it caught up with me this weeke... Read more
Monday, February 14, 2011      6 comments

This blog has less to do with diet and exercise than with emotions. I am not necessarily anti-Valentine’s Day but unfortunately being alone on this day makes a person question things about themselves. I will just put what is going through my m... Read more
90% Mental
Monday, February 07, 2011      2 comments

This journey is 90% mental. While most people understand that, it isn’t something that is easy to master. I honestly believe that if the journey was more about the physical aspect there would be less struggle and the number of overweight and ... Read more
Conquering Stress One Day at a Time
Friday, January 28, 2011      3 comments

When I started my 100 day challenge I decided that I wasn’t going to obsess about the weight. While I have not stepped on the scale one time I have been forced to look at other aspects of my life to determine how things are going. I decided t... Read more
100 Days to Change
Wednesday, January 19, 2011      9 comments

There is 100 days until my birthday. Okay it’s actually 98 now but I decided to begin this new path two days ago. I have the next 98 days to work on figuring out who I am and what I want. I have been on a plateau for too long now and every ti... Read more
Invisible - A personal blog of struggles
Saturday, October 16, 2010      13 comments

I have been dreading writing this blog for a long time. I have been on Sparkpeople reading blogs and trying to inspire others on their journey, while at the same time struggling in my own journey. Please understand that this is a personal stor... Read more

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